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Google Wants To Know How Satisfied You Are With Its Results Google Wants To Know How Satisfied You Are With Its Results
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Google is testing a new way for users to give feedback on the quality of search results. In light of algorithm updates like Panda and Penguin (along with their subsequent data refreshes), people have plenty of feedback to offer (at …

Richard Adler, Composer and Lyricist, Dead at 90

Richard Adler, the composer and lyricist who co-wrote songs for the hit musicals “Damn Yankees” and “The Pajama Game”, as well as the hit songs “Whatever Lola Wants” and “Hernando’s Hideaway”, passed away at his Southhampton, New York home on …

Swamp People Star Arrested For Domestic Violence

Noces Joseph LaFont Jr., otherwise known as “Trapper Joe” on the breakout reality hit “Swamp People”, has been arrested on domestic violence charges in Florida. LaFont was allegedly arguing with his girlfriend at their hotel near DisneyWorld on Wednesday when …

European Court Baffles The World With Vacation Ruling
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Next to rain what is the worst thing that could happen to you on vacation? I’m pretty sure that everyone can agree that getting sick is the worst possible thing that can happen to you while on vacation because it …

Complete Your Portal 2-Themed Android Phone With a Wheatley Live Wallpaper Complete Your Portal 2-Themed Android Phone With a Wheatley Live Wallpaper

Were you one of the lucky few in the U.S. who were actually able to get their hands on a Samsung Galaxy S III yesterday? Can’t get enough Portal? Why not create an entire Portal theme for your spiffy new …

Julian Assange Still Seeking Asylum in Equador

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange is still waiting for clearance from Ecuador’s government to grant him asylum. Assange is wanted in England on charges of sexual assault, but fled to the Ecuador embassy to avoid arrest. Police are not allowed to …

Facebook Taps Former UI Design Manager At Apple Facebook Taps Former UI Design Manager At Apple

Facebook made a few new hires this week, including a new production engineer and a new sales representative – but the most noteworthy of the new acquisitions is a former Apple employee. Chris Weeldreyer, who served as UI Design Manager …

Obama Endorses Apple for Cult of Personality of Staff Obama Endorses Apple for Cult of Personality of Staff
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Writing about the Obama campaign’s new organizing app, Dashboard, there was something blindingly apparent to me: the President’s campaign staff really has a jones for all things Apple. In another sign that Apple has triumphantly branded itself as the Company …

If Facebook Lets in Preteens, They Better Not See Any Ads and Parents Better Have Control, Say Consumer Groups If Facebook Lets in Preteens, They Better Not See Any Ads and Parents Better Have Control, Say Consumer Groups
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Facebook’s longstanding rules on preteens accessing the service may be changing, as we learned earlier this month that the company was mulling the possibility of letting kids under the age of 13 join the network. Of course, opening up Facebook …

Sacha Baron Cohen Isn’t Going to Be Deported
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Sascha Baron Cohen adamantly denies that he is facing deportation in the United States. According to TMZ, reports about the dictator star surfaced Sunday that alleged that he was wanted in Kansas and Arizona and facing deportation. One of these …

What Happens When President Obama Visits NYC?

Did you ever wonder what happens when President Obama visits a major city, somewhere like New York City? The New York Times did, and thanks to their vast resources and their level of access, they’ve created an interesting video of …

Google’s Project Re: Brief Combines Old School Advertising with Digital Technology Google’s Project Re: Brief Combines Old School Advertising with Digital Technology

Google has been working on a documentary that takes a different look at advertising as we know it. Collaborating with the iconic legends who designed some of the most memorable ads from the 1960’s and 1970’s, they created a short …

Curt Schilling’s Baseball Money Gone In 38 Studios Failure
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Curt Schilling, former pitcher for the Boston Red Sox and head of the bankrupt 38 Studios said this morning that the failure of the company had left him “tapped out” financially, and had effectively wiped out the money he had …

Obama’s New App Puts a Lot of Trust in Volunteers’ Scruples Obama’s New App Puts a Lot of Trust in Volunteers’ Scruples
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Even the people living under rocks know that this is a presidential election year in the United States, meaning both candidates, President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney, have been amping up the ways to get out the vote. As …

Move Over Planes, Trains Are Making A Comeback Move Over Planes, Trains Are Making A Comeback
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I am absolutely terrified of planes. The idea of being hurtled through the air at hundreds of miles per hour in a giant steel coffin does not sit well with me. That’s why I’m all for trains making a comeback …

Journalist Risks Life To Tweet About Taliban Attack Journalist Risks Life To Tweet About Taliban Attack

The life of a foreign journalist can be a little tough sometimes. Not every country has the freedom of press rights that we have here in the United States. It can be even tougher to be a journalist in a …

Diabetes May Lead to Decline in Memory, Thinking Ability

Diabetes already causes a number of health concerns, including heart disease, kidney disease, nerve damage, and foot problems. Adding to these woes is a recent study which claims that those living with diabetes and poor blood sugar may find themselves …

New Super Mario Bros 2 is All About the Gold (And DLC) New Super Mario Bros 2 is All About the Gold (And DLC)

Nintendo had a lot of new titles to promote during its Nintendo Direct presentation yesterday, but perhaps none are anticipated as much by fans as New Super Mario Bros 2. Nintendo announced some new details on the title during its …

Smart Car Just Won Twitter By Calculating The Weight Of Pigeon Crap Smart Car Just Won Twitter By Calculating The Weight Of Pigeon Crap
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People on the internet are a**holes. And since Twitter is on outlet for people on the internet, people on Twitter can also be a**holes. Public figures, celebrities, and well known brands have to deal with the most a**holery, simply due …

LeBron James Partied With LMFAO After Winning His Ring
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Of course he did. I mean, what else is there to do in South Beach after bringing Miami another championship ring? Party with a throwaway party-rap collective that owes much of their success to a healthy dose of nepotism. No …

Nielsen: Who are the Top Streaming Video Sites? Nielsen: Who are the Top Streaming Video Sites?

During May 2012 alone, there were over 163 million unique video viewers who streamed well over 26 billion videos online. Those numbers are staggering. The average user spent almost six hours that month just watching streaming video. Nielsen, the rating …

Red Light Camera Suspension: Timers To Blame
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Most drivers are aware that in many states, officials have installed traffic light cameras at busy intersections to capture speeders and red-light-runners in the act; they then receive a ticket in the mail for their wrongdoing, and sometimes it comes …

Zombie Apocalypse: Six Zombie Games You Can Help Fund On Kickstarter Right Now
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The world continues to be infatuated with zombies, and the trend is showing no signs of slowing down. This is evident when you browse Kickstarter for some of the projects seeking funding. It’s not hard to find zombie films, zombie …

Taken 2 Trailer: Why In God’s Name Do People Keep Screwing With Liam Neeson?
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It’s unclear to me why people continue to think it’s a solid idea to take things from Liam Neeson. If the last five years have given us anything, it’s the undeniable fact that any role inhabited by the Irish actor …